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Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

By Ace Collins
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.4 Stars

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On 11/13 Allen Nelson wrote: Overall, I would give Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas 2.8 out of 5 stars. I think it would be an interesting piece to set out on your coffee table during the Christmas season for someone to flip through. There were some engaging portions like chapter 14 on Handel’s Messiah but for ... Ok Read

Allen's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/8 bthm wrote: I was looking for something diferent for Miss Grace for this years Christmas holiday studies, and I was thrilled to find this book. When she first started homeschooling, I had a wonderful 'All About Christmas' unit study for her, that she really loved! But it covered SO much, that last year I had to ... History Corner: Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas By Ace Collins

bthm's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/8 Madison Loveday wrote: Description The cheer of a crackling hearth fire. Colorful cards from friends and loved ones. An evergreen tree festooned with ornaments. The golden traditions of Christmas—gifts, wreaths, stockings, carols, mistletoe, and more—infuse our celebration of the season with meaning and glowing memories. ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

Madison's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/2 Ohio Homeschool wrote: Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins is a wonderful hardback book about the history of Christmas. There are twenty-six chapters that are arranged in alphabetical order with topics like Advent, Decorations and Ornaments, and the Yule Log. Each chapter tells the history of the ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

Ohio Homeschool's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/1 Oak Tree Reviews wrote: It always seems like Christmas starts earlier each year. Once Halloween is over – and sometimes before Halloween festivities have begun – stores are getting decked out in Christmas decorations, and Christmas music finds its way on the airwaves. There is an excitement about Christmas. It is a time ... From advent, the angels, to Handel's Messiah, readers learn about great traditions...

Oak Tree Reviews' Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/30 Donna's BookShelf wrote: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year… If you’re looking for a Christmas book full of traditions, stories and information, this is the one to pick! I was very impressed with this wonderful book. First, it’s a beautiful, hard-bound, book that’s small enough to tuck into your bookcase among ... Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas | Ace Collins

Donna's BookShelf's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/27 Michelle Marble wrote: About the Book The fascinating stories and origins behind Christmas traditions such as the colors of red and green, the Christmas tree, caroling, nativity scenes, the Yule log, gift-giving, stockings, advent wreaths, mistletoe, and holly.The cheer of a crackling hearth fire. Colorful cards from friends ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Michelle's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/25 Barefoot in Grace wrote: Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas - Ace Collins I am a sucker for anything Christmas and this book was wonderful! I love learning anything and everything about the holiday and this little book pleasantly surprised me! When you think about Christmas you envision Christmas trees, wreaths, ... Perfect Book For Christmas!

Barefoot in Grace's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/25 Samantha Sali wrote: I received this Christmas book for free in exchange for an honest review and I have to say, I was pleasantly satisfied with it. I chose the book because I wanted to have a traditional “read once a year” packed away along with the Christmas decorations. This book seemed to meet all of the requirements ... Stories Behind Christmas Traditions

Samantha's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/21 Gypsy Road wrote: Slightly updated from an older version, this book maintains its simplicity in celebrating the wonder of the season. It focuses on the traditions as being centered around Jesus and Christianity, and includes some well-known and not-so-known information. After describing each tradition, the author explains ... A Read-Once

Gypsy Road's Rating:

4 Stars